Biden team weighs return to mask mandates in some states
The high-level conversations underscore the extent to which the administration is working to find new and more efficient ways to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Dissolving implant that resembles a sticking plaster will help mend broken bones faster
Placed over a fracture, the device, which resembles a sticking plaster, generates a mild electric current to accelerate the rate of healing. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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McCarthy bid to force Pelosi to take Jan. 6 committee picks fails
A privileged House resolution meant to demand Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) seat all five of Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Update Your iPhone, iPad, and Mac Right Now
Apple just pushed out updates that fix a vulnerability that was seeing exploitation by hackers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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The guilt-free guide to enjoying red meat: Balance benefits and drawbacks of your favourite foods
Whether it's a tasty Sunday roast or a juicy BBQ banger, red meat has long been at the heart of the British diet - and for many people, it is the true star of any meal. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Activision Blizzard employees sign petition denouncing company's 'abhorrent' response to lawsuit
Pressure on Activision Blizzard is mounting as more than 2,000 current and former employees signed a petition slamming what they see as... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Tesla Made A Record Second-Quarter Profit
And it did so even if you subtract what it took in selling regulatory credits. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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NBC Olympics Viewership Rises Sunday From Opening Ceremony, Airs To More Than Double The Viewers Of Other Networks Combined
Olympic athletes weren’t the only ones with a strong showing in Sunday as NBC’s coverage of the global sporting event keep its momentum... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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The Ted Lasso of the Senate - POLITICO
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Government directs private job portals to share job data of job seekers in the healthcare sector
After due deliberation, it has been decided that a dedicated window will be created on the National Career Service (NCS) portal of the ministry of labour and employment to match the demand for various categories of healthcare personnel and the available resources in a dynamic manner, the labour ministry said in an order dated July 26. (Source: The Economic Times)
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New Covid-19 antibody treatment an interesting opportunity for Biocon: Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
"I personally believe that unless we have treatments that are effective, we are not in a safe place. That is where we are coming from and we believe this is a very interesting opportunity for Biocon because it really allows us to expand into adjacent areas." (Source: The Economic Times)
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Covid-19: When will we reach herd immunity? Here are 3 reasons that's a hard question to answer
Different diseases have different thresholds for herd immunity. For measles, for example, the herd immunity threshold is 92%-94%. Estimates for COVID-19 have varied, with some putting it at 85% or higher. However, many hesitate to give a single number. Here are three reasons why. (Source: The Economic Times)
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Covid-19: Since May 1, private sector gave 7% of jabs despite 25% quota
TOI had reported on June 4 that private vaccination centres accounted for about 7.5% of vaccine doses administered since the beginning of the vaccination drive in January. The information given in Parliament shows that it remains at about the same level. (Source: The Economic Times)
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Margin performance in line with expectations: Jonathan Hunt, Syngene
"Given the second wave of the pandemic that we had in India, we have seen pretty strong sales on Remdesivir: the product that we manufacture under licence from Gilead. That, of course, gave an additional boost in the quarter." (Source: The Economic Times)
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< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/gene-therapy-restores-missing-enzyme-rare-childhood-disease " > Gene therapy restores missing enzyme in rare childhood disease < /a >
A small study found that gene therapy delivered into the brain was safe and beneficial in treating a debilitating neurological disease. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
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< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/high-dose-buprenorphine-opioid-withdrawal " > High-dose buprenorphine for opioid withdrawal < /a >
High-dose buprenorphine treatment of opioid withdrawal in an emergency department appeared safe and provided symptom relief within a few hours. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
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Private hospitals directly procured over 1.27 crore Covid vaccine doses in May: Govt
In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar said a total of 83.61 lakh doses of the vaccines were administered at the private Covid vaccination centres (CVCs) from May to June 15. (Source: The Economic Times)
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Covid-19: Government hopeful of vaccine for 12+ kids soon
Niti Aayog member (health) Dr VK Paul said, “We have visibility of 15 crore (150 million) doses for August. We will bring you the exact numbers at the next meeting but, as of now, we have visibility of 15 crore for next month.” (Source: The Economic Times)
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Expert panel recommends nod to SII for phase 2/3 trials of Covovax on children aged 2-17
"The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) on COVID-19 of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) deliberated on the revised study protocol application given by SII on Tuesday and recommended granting permission to the firm for conducting phase 2/3 trial of Covovax on children aged 2 to 17 years," a source said. (Source: The Economic Times)
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Covishield gives 93% protection against COVID, 98% mortality reduction, finds AFMC study
Addressing a press conference, NITI Aayog Member (Health) Dr V K Paul presented findings of the study which was conducted on 15 lakh doctors and frontline workers. (Source: The Economic Times)
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There are cases of people who have been COVID positive more than once: Govt tells Rajya Sabha
The study has concluded that while COVID-19 re-infection is still rarely reported, nonetheless, immunity should not be assumed and public health measures such as physical distancing, hand-hygiene and use of masks should be followed after recovery from first event of infection, Pawar said. (Source: The Economic Times)
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NTAGI recommendation to increase gap between Covishield doses based on scientific evidence: Government
Responding to a question, Minister of State for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar said the COVID Working Group of NTAGI recommended extension of the gap between the first and second doses of Covishield vaccine to 12-16 weeks based on available scientific evidence particularly from the UK as well as WHO global guidance. (Source: The Economic Times)
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Former Sen. Barbara Boxer attacked, robbed in California
Former Sen. Barbara Boxer was attacked and robbed of her cell phone Monday while in Northern California, according to a Twitter post... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Justice Sonia Sotomayor's mother, Celina B áez Sotomayor, dies at 94
Celina Baez Sotomayor, the mother of the first Latina Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor, has died at the age of 94. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Cuomo claims he always tells 'the truth' on COVID-19
Gov. Cuomo tried to rewrite history Monday by portraying himself as having never fudged the facts about the COVID-19 pandemic and its... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Barbara Boxer assaulted, robbed of cellphone in Oakland
Former Sen. Barbara Boxer was assaulted and robbed of her cellphone on Monday in Oakland. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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LeVar Burton Makes ‘Jeopardy!’ Hosting Debut: “I’m Proud to Be Here to Honor Alex’s Legacy”
LeVar Burton has made his hosting debut on Jeopardy! After thousands of fans lobbied online for the former Reading Rainbow host and Star... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Aaron Rodgers, Packers finalizing deal that would set up quarterback's departure after 2021 season: reports
The Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay Packers saga may officially be put to rest after all. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Ron DeSantis' 2024 road just hit a major Covid-19 bump
For the past year or so, Ron DeSantis has been on a roll. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘A tipping point’: Government officials, health groups move to require coronavirus vaccines for workers
New vaccine mandates are being rolled out at VA and the Mayo Clinic, and in California, New York City and elsewhere. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
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Pelicans smartly trade Steven Adams and Eric Bledsoe for Grizzlies ’ Jonas Valanciunas
This deal represents a good move for New Orleans as it provides much-needed flexibility and a better overall player (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Moderna expanding kids vaccine study to better assess safety
Moderna plans to expand the size of its COVID-19 vaccine study in younger children to better detect rare side effects (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Something that lives with all of us forever:' Final victim of Surfside condo collapse identified; Death toll at 98
98 people were killed June 24 when the 12-story Champlain Towers South condominium crashed to the ground. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Elon Musk snipes at Apple twice on Tesla earnings call
Tesla CEO Elon Musk sniped at Silicon Valley neighbor Apple twice during a conference call to discuss Tesla earnings on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California and NYC mandate COVID vaccines for public workers
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Government leaders to their workers: Get vaccinated or get tested
California, as well as much of the rest of the country, is on the brink of a fourth surge driven by the highly contagious Delta variant. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Former U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer assaulted, robbed in California
The former U.S. senator was not seriously injured but had her cellphone taken in the robbery in Oakland. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Lady Gaga Serves Up True New York Glamour in a Velvet Dress & Sculptural Heels
Lady Gaga just made Mondays look glamorous. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Medical groups call on COVID-19 vaccines to be mandatory for healthcare workers 
In a joint statement on Monday, 57 medical groups called on employers to make COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for all health care workers (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Former Sen. Barbara Boxer assaulted and robbed, her reps say
Former Senator Barbara Boxer was assaulted in Oakland Monday afternoon, according to her representatives. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Up to 60% of COVID-19 cases in the US may have gone undetected, study finds
Up to 60 percent of total COVID-19 cases in the U.S. may have not been detected, according to a study by University of Washington researchers. Idaho was the worst state at detecting cases. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Britney Spears' request to remove her father Jamie from conservatorship sees court date moved up
Britney Spears' attorney Mathew Rosengart continued to defend the "Toxic" singer as he filed to remove Jamie Spears from the case and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
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California, NYC to workers: Get vaccine or face weekly tests
California and New York City have announced that they will require all government employees to get the coronavirus vaccine or face weekly COVID-19 testing (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Multiple sclerosis: Parkour athlete's loss of mobility 'mortifying'
Luke Callinan, 35, has been diagnosed with a rare form of multiple sclerosis. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Brazil: Why are so many pregnant women dying from Covid?
One in five women that died from coronavirus in Brazil did not have access to an intensive care unit. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Half of parents with children older than three say 'unlikely' they will get their kids vaccinated
Among parents of those ages 12 to 18, 39% said their children had already gotten a COVID-19 vaccine and 40% said it was unlikely, a new poll from CS Mott Children's Hospital found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Lung cancer patients who quit smoking after diagnosis live about TWO YEARS longer
Lung cancer patients who quit smoking after diagnosis live two years longer than those who continue smoking. Quitting can be hard even after someone receives a diagnoses, though. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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My lockdown workouts gave me blinding headaches
During the January lockdown, Marilyn Law thought she was doing the right thing in using her new exercise bike to keep fit while gyms were shut. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Study: Goal setting, parental support can help prevent vaping among teens
Recent studies prove that adolescents who set goals for their future and have strong parental support are less likely to use e-cigarettes and other tobacco-related products. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
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The burden of proof is on Big Pharma to prove that covid "science" is legitimate rather than fraudulent
(Natural News) An article recently published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) asks the pertinent question, “Is it time to assume that health research is fraudulent until proven otherwise?” The answer, of course, is yes. The reason is that the quality of “medical science” today has declined to the point of becoming an almost parody... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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